Capital District Farm to Fork Local Food Expo

Capital District Farm to Fork Local Food Expo   Local vendors, growers and buyers are invited to attend the Capital District Region Farm to Fork Local Food Expo. If you are a vendor/grower looking to increase your visibility and sales with local regional businesses like schools, institutions, restaurants, wholesalers and supermarkets, then you should plan […]

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Inventories to Action Workshop

Inventories to Action Workshop November 9th The Hudson River Estuary Program and Hudsonia Ltd. will hold a one-day workshop for municipal agencies and land trusts about using a completed Natural Resources Inventory or Open Space Plan. The “Inventories to Action” workshop will be held on Saturday, November 9th from 9am – 4 pm at the […]

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Watervliet Seeking New General Manager

The City of Watervliet is inviting candidates to apply for the position of General Manager. Learn more about the position below. THE WATERVLIET COMMUNITY Watervliet (www.watervliet.com) is a bedroom community of 10,000 residents along the west bank of the Hudson River, 8 miles north of New York’s capital city of Albany. New development has renewed […]

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Brownfield Grant Writing Workshops for FY20 Guidelines

Brownfield Grant Writing Workshops for FY20 Guidelines   EPA Region 2 is hosting Brownfields Application Guidelines Workshops (Helping Applicants Understand Grant Requirements). The workshops are designed to assist local government and nonprofit organizations to better understand the application criteria and selection process for EPA’s Brownfields Assessment, Cleanup and Revolving Loan Fund grants. The following topics […]

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Two Zero Waste Events with National Expert on Waste Reduction and Recycling: Neil Seldman, PhD

Two Zero Waste Events with National Expert on Waste Reduction and Recycling: Neil Seldman, PhD   Neil Seldman, a nationally recognized authority on municipal waste reduction, will be visiting the Capital Region after his very successful presentations in Queensbury last week in order to help the region strategize and plan for waste reduction in the […]

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Upcoming Sustsianability and Bownfield Webinars

Two exciting webinars are coming up regarding Sustainability and Brownfields!   Wednesday, October 9th at 2pm Upcoming Webinar to Discuss Sustainability and Water Systems Decision Making In light of an ever-changing climate, increasingly stressed infrastructure, and growing financial pressures, integrated water management and embedding sustainability into daily practices is becoming more and more important to […]

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Two Erosion and Sediment Control Construction Activity Trainings

Erosion and Sediment Control Construction Activity Training Two erosion and sediment control construction activities are coming up! Under the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation’s Stormwater Permit, all construction site contractors and subcontractors must have at least one “trained individual” from their company on their construction sites on a daily basis that is responsible for implementation […]

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Saratoga Trails Forum & Housing Diversity Webinar

There are two exciting events coming up to keep on your radars:   Saratoga Trails + Finance Forum This event is a unique opportunity for community members, businesses and organizations who are interested in land conservation, trails, green infrastructure and our region’s economy. The free public forum and workshop will discuss implementation of the Southern […]

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Call for Applications: 2020 Culture of Health Prize

Call for Applications: 2020 Culture of Health Prize   The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is now accepting applications for the 2020 RWJF Culture of Health Prize. The Culture of Health Prize is an annual award that recognizes communities working together to advance health, opportunity, and equity for all. Communities can submit for a chance […]

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